OverviewGroße Kanzel is a prominent summit on the southern end of Hohe Wand.
Several climbing routes lead to the summit (e.g. Wiener Steig UIAA 3, Fredsteig UIAA 4+, Zentennium 6-).
Near the summit are several Sport Climbing Sectors (e.g. Hammerlwand, Obere and Untere Naglplatte) and Wilhelm Eichert Hut (2 minutes from the summit).
Getting ThereCar: Form Vienna on the highway (Südautobahn - A1) to Wiener Neustadt - continue to Grünbach am Schneeberg.
Train: from Vienna (Südbahnhof) via Wiener Neustadt (you have to change the trains) to Grünbach am Schneeberg, walk up to Seiser Toni (approx 30 min. from the train station) .
From Seiser Toni several hiking trails (Grafenbergweg), climbing routes (Zahmes Pechersteiglen UIAA 1, Kanzelsteig UIAA 2+, etc.) and a via ferrata (Wagnersteig) lead to the Große Kanzel summit.
Accommodationinformation about huts, B&Bs can be found at the Hohe Wand page
Links, Books, Maps etc.
- www.bergsteigen.at - have a look at the "Touren" section - sorry only in German
- W. Eichert hut - (near the summit)
Books + Maps
find information about (guide) books and maps in the Hohe Wand page (section Books, Maps, External Links, Webcams)